Independent Professional Baseball Athletic Trainer

Lincoln Salt Dogs

Independent Professional Baseball Athletic Trainer

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Job Position:  Full Time Athletic Trainer

Level of Position: American Association of Independent Professional Baseball

Organization:  Lincoln Saltdogs/Lincoln Orthopaedic Center, Lincoln NE

Job Status:  Full Time Salaried

Contact Person: Corey Courtney, LAT, ATC, SMTC; Sports Medicine Director

Method of Contact: Email: or text 402-499-4834

Job Description: The Lincoln Saltdogs, with the Lincoln Orthopaedic Center, are seeking candidates for a full time Certified Athletic Trainer. The Certified Athletic Trainer’s responsibilities include but are not limited to,   coverage of both home and away games, daily practice coverage, daily treatments, injury prevention and care, rehabilitation of injuries and maintain medical records throughout the season.  The ATC will report directly to the team physicians and Sports Medicine Director of the Lincoln Orthopaedic Center, as well as have open daily communication with the staff of the Lincoln Saltdogs.  This is a full time salaried position hired through the Lincoln Orthopaedic Center.  The ATC will serve as the Head Athletic Trainer for the Saltdogs baseball team during the season as their only responsibility.  Off-season the ATC will be responsible to occasionally cover some outreach events, games and practices through the LOC Sports Medicine Program.

Qualifications: NATA BOC Certification is required of all candidates.  Masters preferred and previous experience as ATC working with professional or college baseball.  Must have eligibility for Licensure in Nebraska. Applicants are expected to fulfill the duration of the season and work in our outreach program during offseason.   Must have the willingness and ability to travel frequently for an extended stay. CPR/AED certification in good standing.  I would like to hire and locate ATC prior to the season which begins May 1st, 2020.  Season ends mid-August.

Additional Comments: Please submit cover letter, resume, including 3 references via email to Corey Courtney at or text Corey Courtney at 402-499-4834 to arrange for a phone call to describe the position in detail or to answer any questions applicants may have.